[Portrait of Alvin Rubin]

Description:

Photograph of Lieutenant Alvin Rubin, an Air Force pilot from Fort Worth, Texas. He is pictured from the chest up, wearing his uniform. Rubin was killed in an plane crash over Dakar, French Africa on March 15, 1944.

A graduate of Paschal High, he was a past chapter president of AZA, the B'nai B'rith youth group for boys. Fort Worth's Rubin-Gilbert AZA chapter is named after him and Pvt. Harold Gilbert, who also died in the war.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: March 1944
Partner(s):
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 30
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: March 1944
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Date
1944  
Description:

Photograph of Lieutenant Alvin Rubin, an Air Force pilot from Fort Worth, Texas. He is pictured from the chest up, wearing his uniform. Rubin was killed in an plane crash over Dakar, French Africa on March 15, 1944.

A graduate of Paschal High, he was a past chapter president of AZA, the B'nai B'rith youth group for boys. Fort Worth's Rubin-Gilbert AZA chapter is named after him and Pvt. Harold Gilbert, who also died in the war.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Jewish communities | officers | WWII
Partner:
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: FWJA-PERS-RUB-000-001-pix
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth117213
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image